Fatal nevirapine-induced Stevens-Johnson syndrome with HIV-associated mania

Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine

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Title Fatal nevirapine-induced Stevens-Johnson syndrome with HIV-associated mania
Creator Zingela, Zukiswa Bronkhorst, A Qwesha, W M Magigaba, B P
Subject Stevens-Johnson Syndrome; Nevirapine; HIV-Associated Mania Antiretrovirals; mania; psychotropics; Stevens-Johnson Psychiatry; Dermatology; Psychopharmacology
Description Mania with psychotic features is one of the common presenting clusters of psychiatric symptoms in HIV-infected patients. Commonly, patients with HIV-associated mania receive antiretroviral treatment, mood stabilisers and antipsychotics. This case of Stevens-Johnson syndrome highlights the dilemmas and complications that may arise when prescribing multiple medications in HIV-associated psychiatric disorders.
Publisher AOSIS
Date 2014-05-23
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion — Case report
Format application/pdf
Identifier 10.4102/sajhivmed.v15i2.22
Source Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine; Vol 15, No 2 (2014); 65-66 2078-6751 1608-9693
Language eng
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Coverage Port Elizabeth; Eastern Cape South Africa April 2013 Male, 28 years
Rights Copyright (c) 2014 Zukiswa Zingela, A Bronkhorst, W M Qwesha, B P Magigaba https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0